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Stars of CES 2013: Where are they now?

As we gear up for the onslaught of shiny gadgets and slick apps from CES 2014, we wonder: What happened to the tech that caught our attention at CES 2013?

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Google's 4K video format to hit TVs, mobile devices, PCs

Sony, Samsung, Toshiba, Intel, and other companies have pledged their support for Google's VP9 4K video format

Tablet users report hassles with balky browsers

Crashes are among the top complaint from users of iPad Air, Fire HDX, and iPad Mini.

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Apple, Samsung forecast to still rule tablets in 2014

Tablets will make up 50 percent of the PC market next year, according to a new report.

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2013 in Review: Our nine best videos of the year

We've chronicled everything from 3D printing to Steve Ballmer's impending retirement. Find out what other videos made our list of favorites for 2013.

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Chromebooks charge into business market, capture 20% of commercial notebooks

According to NPD, tablets continued their push to replace the PC market. But so did Chromebooks, with great effect. But neither traditional PC -- Macs or Windows -- showed growth.

How to sell your old tech while protecting your data

Did you get a shiny new gadget this holiday season? If so, here's how to wipe your old tech clean of personal data, sell your old gear, and keep your new gadgets in shape for future reselling.

Why Microsoft might give Windows RT and Windows Phone away for free

Maybe it's desperate, maybe it's disruptive, but nixing licensing fees for Windows Phone and Windows RT could encourage greater adoption of those platforms among hardware vendors. Whether it'll work is anyone's guess.

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Dell Venue 8 Pro review: Windows 8.1 in a pint-sized package

This mini tablet delivers Windows 8.1 without compromising quality, battery life, or performance.